Program Director

Merdod Ghafouri, DO, FACC


The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner
1700 Tysons Boulevard
McLean, VA 22102


Contact Mary Anne Fern at

April 25-26, 2014 - Register Now

Course Overview

The Inova Heart and Vascular Institute 2014 Cardiovascular Symposium will provide physicians with a working knowledge of clinically relevant and up-to-date topics using a combined lecture and case study approach. This interactive, evidence-based conference combines prestigious speakers and cutting-edge clinical research for a practical overview of commonly encountered problems in clinical cardiology, focusing on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of these issues.

Expert faculty will provide attendees with a comprehensive review of best practices in cardiovascular disease management that will ultimately translate into improvement in patient care.

CME credits will be awarded for all applicable educational sessions. The Accredited Provider is Inova Health System Office of Continuing Medical Education and the accrediting body is the Medical Society of Virginia.

Who Should Attend

This symposium is designed for cardiovascular clinicians, primary care physicians, fellows and residents in training, advanced practice nurses, nurses in cardiology and other medical professionals interested in cardiovascular disease prevention and management.

Keynote Speaker

Richard Cheney